Amanda Dumas-Hernandez

  • B.F.A., graphic design, Rhode Island School of Design, 1997
  • M.F.A., sculpture, New York State College of Ceramics at Alfred University, 2003

"My own professors, and helping people find their way in the world."

Amanda Dumas-Hernandez | Foundation studies professor

Awards, recognition and honors

Eisch Glashütte (factory) residence (four months), Fraunau, Germany 1999; Alfred University Fellowship 2001-03; Rhode Island School of Design Scholarship, 1994-97


International Sculpture Society

Previous Positions

Dumas-Hernandez has taught at various institutions since 2000, including the Art Institute of Atlanta, Atlanta College of Art and Alfred University before coming to the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2006. Canadian Clay and Glass Gallery (museum solo show), "Joy Ride: The Golden Path to Happiness and Enlightenment," Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, 2011; STUDIOPLEX, "Blessings and Curses: New Work by Amanda Dumas-Hernandez," Atlanta, Georgia, 2010; John Michael Kohler Arts Center, "Razzle Dazzle" Sheboygan, Wisconsin, 2006-07; Groundfloor Gallery (solo show), "Clean Thoughts," Sydney, Australia, 2006; Groundfloor Gallery (solo show), "Preconceived Notions," Sydney, Australia 2005; Erwin Eisch Museum and Gallery (two-person show), Fraunau, Germany, 1999

Publications and presentations

  • Courrier International (cover image), "Chicken Purse," Paris, France, July 2010
  • Artworld Digest, Seed Issue, ("Pink Feeling #333"), Brooklyn, New York, Spring. pp. 48-49, 2007
  • BBC Radio, "Five Live," (artist interview), London, United Kingdom, Aug. 12, 2006
  • ETV, "Today on 3," (TV review), London, United Kingdom, Aug. 29, 2006
  • The Sun, "TV Bra," p. 7, London, United Kingdom, Aug. 11, 2006
  • BLEND Magazine, pp. 20-21, The Netherlands, June 2006
  • Gastronomica: The Journal of Food and Culture, "Pretty Plates About Digestion," pp. 27-29, Berkeley, California, Spring 2006
  • Sculpture Magazine, review, p. 79, September 2005
  • Tangent: An Independently Produced Art-zine, "Cool Artists," p. 15, London, United Kingdom, October 2005
  • RISD Views, p. 39, Providence, Rhode Island, Spring 2005
  • Sydney Morning Herald, "Critics Pick", Metro Section, p. 27, Sydney, Australia, March 11-17, 2005